February 05, 2021  |  12:57 pm

Sheriff Randy Smith has named the 2020 St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office Corrections Deputy of the Year – Deputy First Class Warren Farrell. 

DFC Farrell has been with the STPSO Corrections Division for eight years and is a Field Training Officer. During his time working in the Corrections Division he has displayed a willingness to learn and advance his knowledge. 

During the pandemic, DFC. Farrell has gone above and beyond his normal duties to maintain safe sanitation practices and encourage others to do the same all while keeping a smile on his face. In his current role of Medical Deputy, he has had to adapt to numerous changes in the guidelines the CDC sets for the jail. 

DFC Farrell comes to work daily, prepared with a plan laid out and develops strategic ways to complete his assigned tasks. He is always willing to assist his coworkers and boosts their morale. 

“DFC Farrell’s dedication to the agency and positive and contagious attitude is what sets him apart,” Sheriff Smith said. “Please join me in congratulating and thanking him for his service to the agency and the citizens of St. Tammany Parish.”